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Tips to keep kids and families safe this Halloween

Children are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car on Halloween than on any other day, according to Safe Kids Worldwide.

October 30, 2023
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We talked to an injury prevention coordinator for some tips to keep in mind.

“Yes, it’s a good idea to check your kids' candy, but there are much bigger hazards,” said Melanie Wuzzardo, the injury prevention coordinator at Swedish Medical Center.

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Published:
October 30, 2023
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Swedish Medical Center

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